Socialmeter.me – Fun twitter statistics or just spam?

By | May 3rd, 2013|Categories: Social Media|Tags: , , , , |

Socialmeter.me is an application that apparently tells you how many hours you have spent on Twitter. Calculations are not actually real - they say that they are based on account age, followers, friends and tweets. The result is then tweeted to your followers. Edit, See update below - due to suspension and blocking by twitter its now appearing as SocialTracker.me  Socialmeter.me not exactly accurate. Surprisingly my amount on hours on time were virtually the same as someone with half the amount of followers, and a 10th the amount of friends (ppl they follow back) as me, so I'm not sure how that works Is Socialmeter.me Spam Before you rush of to see what yours is, let me tell you a bit about it. First I checked on Twitter to see if anyone was talking about this application, and low and behold, all I saw were complaints about "how to stop the spam" So, yes, you got it, I wanted to try it out. First you have to let it into your twitter (auth) account, of course or how will it know how [...]